excerpt from Giving Back chapter from "Three Black Skirts":
Fourteen ways to live green,
#6. Recycle

*use refillable bottles for your kitchen, cleaning, and beauty products. it's economical and it cuts down on waste.

* encourage your coworkers to use recycled copy paper. Keep a recycling bin near the copy machine or anywhere else bulk paper accumulates.

*reuse envelopes for mailiing bills and other impersonal documents.

* recycle all cans, bottles, and newspapers both at work and at home.

If recycling is not mandatory in your community, start small with a neighborhood initiative.

Author: Anna Johnson